It’s Alive!

I have a long history with congealing liquids.

Milk in jar

I made friends with Jell-O about the time I started speaking in complete sentences.

My family ate it almost every night, because I always wanted to help in the kitchen, and Jell-O was within my abilities.

No knives, no flames. I’d just sit on the counter, happily stirring away.

Making Jell-O

It affected me pretty deeply.

You can tell because, years later, I get a thrill out of something that requires basically the same skills: making yogurt.

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